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You , sir , have great opportunities , and I wish you both diligence and success . I
am , sir , & c . SAM . JOHNSON . The following curious anecdote I insert in Dr.
Burney's own words . Dr. Burney related to Dr. Johnson the partiality which his ...
I wish both you many years , and very happy . For some months past I have
been so withdrawn from the world , that I can send you nothing particular . All
your friends , however , are well , and will be glad of your return to London . I am ,
I hope God will bless you , and I desire you to form the same wish for me . I am ,
dear madam , your most humble servant , SAM . JOHNSON . TO EDMUND
MALONE , ESQ . 6 : 27th February , 1782 . SIR , - ) have for many weeks been
How much soever I valued him , I now wish that I had valued him more 2 . I have
myself been ill more than eight weeks of a disorder , from which , at the expense
of about fifty ounces of blood , I hope I am now recovering . You , dear sir ...
... kind letter makes me think it necessary to tell you that they who are pleased to
wish me well , need not be any longer particularly solicitous about me . I
prevailed on my physician to bleed me very copiously , almost against his
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12/22/20 I own the complete set (vol 1-54) and keep them at home on the top west shelf of my office; this includes The Great Conversation (which is volume 1) and The Great Ideas (volumes 2-3, the ... Read full review
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Picked up this entire set in excellent condition at a library sponsored used book sale for $60.00. hands down one of my best finds. Read full review